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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 93%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:45 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:39 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 11:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 04' North, Longitude: 154° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.67 meters/second, 1518.0 km/hour, 943.3 miles/hour or 819.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.72 miwest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 misouth15.72 mi
1 hour14° 30' 42.8"943.02 miwest0° 02' 59.9"3.44 misouth943.17 mi
24 hours11° 40' 28.2"758.72 mieast1° 37' 48.4"112.13 misouth770.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandThu 11:42 PM1238 km769 miles668 nmEast E
HagåtñaThu 9:42 PM1301 km809 miles703 nmWest-southwest WSW
PalikirThu 10:42 PM1498 km931 miles809 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YokohamaThu 8:42 PM2265 km1407 miles1223 nmNorthwest NW
MajuroThu 11:42 PM2269 km1410 miles1225 nmSoutheast SE
TokyoThu 8:42 PM2281 km1417 miles1232 nmNorthwest NW
NagoyaThu 8:42 PM2431 km1510 miles1312 nmNorthwest NW
OsakaThu 8:42 PM2499 km1553 miles1350 nmNorthwest NW
KyotoThu 8:42 PM2502 km1555 miles1351 nmNorthwest NW
KobeThu 8:42 PM2525 km1569 miles1364 nmNorthwest NW
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